EP 24: James Paul Wisner (Dashboard Confessional, Underoath)

James Paul Wisner is a multi-gold record producer who has worked with artists such as Dashboard Confessional, Further Seems Forever, Underoath, Paramore and a whole bunch more. His production techniques helped to launch the careers of many genre-defining artists in the emo, rock, and punk scenes.


  • His technique for capturing emotion from singers
  • The importance of vocal training
  • Recording pristine acoustic guitar tracks in a small room
  • Working with bands like Dashboard Confessional and Further Seems Forever
  • Translating lessons learned from analog mixing to the digital home studio
  • Creating a feedback loop to reduce mix recalls

Visit James’ website: https://www.jamespaulwisner.com/

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